United States of America - New York, New York
Leeding Builders Group (LBG) is a New York-based construction manager specializing in commercial, residential and hospitality projects. Founded on our reputation for professionalism and quality, built on the hard work of our staff of project management, estimating, scheduling and field supervision professionals, has helped us become one of New York City's premier builders, responsible for some of the city's most exciting new projects. We are a hands-on, delivery-focused organization, supported by a strong infrastructure; exceeding client expectations is our top priority.
LBG is actively seeking a highly talented Project Manager for immediate employment.
The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:
Plan, coordinate and prepare construction estimates for various scope and size construction projects
Support estimating program, providing technical and administrative direction to ensure corporate objectives, including project work and backlog volume are met
Interfaces with vendors and subcontractors to elicit engineering and cost data regarding project feasibility and projected budget
Provide accurate quantity surveys of materials and labor for all CSI Trade categories, from conceptual through working drawings, during pre-construction and construction phases of the project
Assists with Estimating Manager to prepare information and data to work with the design team, client representatives and prospective subcontractors to analyze cost data regarding project feasibility and projected budget
Coordinates and participates in pre-bid meetings and contributes to bid strategy formulation with estimating and pre-construction team
Provide input and coordination of full estimating services on all size projects and contract types, including but not limited to quantity surveying/takeoff, drawing and specifications review, systems review and, value engineering, alternates analysis and sustainability review
Reviews estimate packages to ensure accuracy and completeness prior to final bid submission
Ensures unit cost pricing for each trade through historical data or vendor contract
Strong knowledge and expertise of local markets for man-power and material availabilities
Review, quantify and price cost savings/value engineering opportunities
Analyze and compare bids with projected budget costs and explain differences and outliers to team
Engages with subcontractor community to gain assistance with budgeting and bidding
Participate in preparation of bid presentations to clients and assume significant responsibility for closing the "sale"
Provide advice, guidance, mentoring and direction to estimating staff and interns toward the achievement of their personal development goals
Understand project logistics and project schedule
Four year engineering degree or equivalent combination of technical training and/or related experience
Knowledge of Estimating computer system and proficient knowledge of PC based applications such as Microsoft Excel, On Screen Take Off, Buildin Connected
Ability to communicate with all participants involved in the estimating process. Must be a team player
Must be able to work well under constant pressure of deadlines and prioritize tasks to meet schedules
Creative thinking is required to visualize all related trade items especially for conceptual estimating with a minimum of documentation
Coordinate and supervise a team of estimators to develop large, multi-disciplinary estimates
Must be able to present and describe your work to your supervisors, and other members of the pre-construction and project management team, as well as client representatives
10+ years prior estimating experience to provide proficiency in take-off and familiarization with standard construction details and drawings.
Maintain presence in professional association(s) (e.g. (e.g. BOMA, Associated Builders & Contractors, ABA, ACE, ASPE, AGC, USGBC, CASHE, DBIA) to keep abreast of industry advancements, build rapport with industry partners and maintain credentials
Specific market sector knowledge (ie. vertical construction, stadiums, etc)
Residential, rental condo market office building experience required
Qualified applicants who are offered a position must pass a pre-employment substance abuse test
This position does not include sponsorship for US Work Authorization
What We Offer
AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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Job Category Construction Management
Business Line Construction Services
Business Group Construction Services Group (CS)
Country United States of America
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 196066BR
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.
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